8th Grade Field Trip Information

8th Grade Field Trip Information

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Savannah Trip Information Flyer


This year’s trip features:
Museum of Aviation at Warner Robins Air Force Base, Savannah’s Historic District including the Colonial Cemetery, “Haunted Legends” Trolley tour, Pirate’s House Restaurant, First African Baptist Church, Tybee Island Lighthouse Beach, Wormsloe Plantation, River Street Shopping, Dinner Dance at the Mighty 8th Museum, Pin Point Heritage Museum, Fort Jackson and much more!!

Costs: Student – $395

Adult – $435

All meals, lodging, and admissions included ────

$150 Deposit for both students and adults Due 9/15

2nd Payment of $125 for students $150 for adults Due 11/17

Final Payment of $120 for students $135 for adults Due 1/31/18

All payments to be submitted  through DRMS online payment link


Contact Mr. Colvin David.Colvin@cherokee.k12.ga.us


Mrs. West Robyn.West@cherokee.k12.ga.us


Volunteer Guidelines

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Please complete the training (TBA) and fill out the 2017 Volunteer/Mentor Application as soon as possible if you are planning on lending a hand this year. You will also need to familiarize yourself with our CCSD Guidelines for Volunteers and return a copy with your application.

We appreciate your cooperation and we look forward to working with you!

2017-18 Basketball Information

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Basketball Tryouts

8th Grade Boys Tryouts – October 4th & 5th – 4:15 – 5:45
7th Grade Boys Tryouts – October 9th, 11th-12th – 4:15 – 5:45

(Cuts will be made daily. Invitations will be posted the evening prior to each day’s tryout.)

7th and 8th Grade Girls Tryouts – October 2nd – 6th
Mon. (10/2) – 4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Tues. (10/3) – 4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Wed. (10/4) – 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Thurs. (10/5) – 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Fri. (10/6) 7:30 am – 8:30 am


All students need an up to date physical and permission form to tryout.  These forms can be found at the DRMS Basketball website as well as on the CCSD website.


DRMS Basketball Website: http://deanruskbasketball.weebly.com/

2017-18 Middle School Basketball Schedule

Club Meetings

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How do I know if my student’s club or activity is meeting?

Check the Student Activities Page. We try to list how sponsors communicate meetings, practices and rehearsals with parents. If nothing is listed, you may contact the sponsor by email.


Dean Rusk Yearbooks

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Yearbook Orders

Attention Dean Rusk Parents!

It is time to order yearbooks. Yearbooks orders can only be made online. Students cannot purchase yearbooks at school.

The only way to guarantee that your student gets a yearbook is to pre-order one by using the link below.

Yearbook Link

Price Schedule

Dates Price
8/7/2017-12/31/2017 $40 plain/$45 personalized
1/1/2018-2/28/2018 $45 plain/$50 personalized
3/1/2018-3/25/2018 (END OF PRE-ORDER) $50 plain/$55 personalized
Distribution Day $60